Congress is upset over suddenly learning our financial system is in grave jeopardy! How does it make them feel?
News reports are unrelentingly talking of “crisis.” After decades of deregulation and free-market fealty, antiregulation, small-government Republicans are putting the government in control of a big chunk of the financial sector.
All of which has left Washington in the midst of a political convulsion that both parties are struggling to understand and turn to their advantage — or at least keep from turning against them.
The capital almost had the feel of wartime…
Wow, that’s awful. Good thing this isn’t wartime!